Plenary Presentations

NSERC Program Overview

Lise D├ęsabrais, NSERC Program Officer

Integration of Design Engineering and Research in Aerospace Engineering

Catharine Marsden, PhD
Associate Professor and NSERC Chair in Aerospace Design Engineering
Centre for Engineering in Society
Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, Concordia University

The world's smallest fluids technology for the world's largest fluids problem: Energy and the environment

David Sinton, PhD PEng FASME FCSME FEIC FAAAS
Professor and Canada Research Chair
NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellow
Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto

Skeletal biomechanics: Understanding complex bone structures

Cari M Whyne, PhD
Director and Senior Scientist, Holland Musculoskeletal Research Program, Sunnybrook Research Institute
Professor, Department of Surgery, Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering and Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto

Developments and Applications of Second Generation Theory of Structures based on Carrera Unified Formulation

Carrera Erasmo, PhD PEng
Professor at Politecnico di Torino
Aerospace Engineering Department

Clean Space - Challenges to the Sustainability of Space Exploration

George Zhu, PhD PEng FEIC, AFAIAA, FCSME, FASME, SMIEEE
Professor & York Research Chair in Space Technology - Tier 1
Department of Mechanical Engineering, York University